Network Utilities

How To Open Ports in Your Router for Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart

Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart is an Adventure and Puzzle game published by Artifex Mundi, Big Fish Games released in 2012.

Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart offers the following styles of gameplay.

  • In an adventure game you generally play through a story, usually as the protagonist. They rely heavily on story telling and can be inspired from books or movies.
  • Puzzle games require players to solve a variety of puzzles ranging from logic to patterns to words and numbers. They are sometimes timed and sometimes do not have a time limit. Some puzzle games have a level progression built in to them and others are more in the arcade style.

Port Forward Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart

When you are playing Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and on occasion even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

  • Your router's IP address.
  • The IP address of the device that the game will play on: either your computer or your console.
  • A list of TCP and UDP ports to forward.

How to find your router's IP Address

The easiest way to locate your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

Our Network Utilities software makes port forwarding a breeze. You can be done in just a few minutes.

The process for forwarding a port is usually:

  • Open a web browser and navigate to your router's IP address.
  • Find your routers port forwarding section.
  • Put the IP address of your computer or gaming console in the proper box in your router.
  • Put the TCP and UDP ports for your game in the matching boxes in your router.
  • Frequently you have to reboot your router for the changes to take effect.

Ports To Forward for Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart

The ports for Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart are as follows:

Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart - PC

  • TCP: 27015-27030,27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380,27000-27031,27036

Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart - Playstation 4

  • TCP: 1935,3478-3480
  • UDP: 3074,3478-3479

Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart - Xbox One

  • TCP: 3074
  • UDP: 88,500,3074,3544,4500

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart simply follow one of these links:

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Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer

Jason Bauer is an owner and programmer for PortForward. You can find more of his articles in the Games and Applications section of our site.